Quiz: a week in 12 questions + Caption Competition
“Those humans we planted seem to be growing well!” Captions, please!
Who wrote the masterpiece known as The Decameron?
Who said: “I have never let my schooling interfere with my education.”
- Jane Austen
- Oscar Wilde
- Mark Twain
Which of the following is recommended to relieve mental stress?
- Lemon juice every morning
- Half an hour’s “worry time” per day
- Ten press-ups before bed
What does the philosopher Yuval Noah Harari say we need more of?
- Global co-operation
- Government surveillance
- Good news
What food do moles stock up on?
When did the modern Olympic Games start?
What comic newspaper was popular in the trenches of World War One?
- The Mudlark
- The Wipers Times
- Passing Bells
What was the name of President Lincoln’s most famous speech?
- I am prepared to die
- I have a dream
- The Gettysburg address
What’s the name of the cocktail invented for the lockdown?
- Corona sour
Who gave up his respirator for a younger man?
- Father Augustus
- Padre Pio
- Father Giuseppe Berardelli
All competing nations had at least one female athlete in the Olympics in…
- AD 700
Which member of the UK royal family caught the coronavirus last week?
- Prince Andrew
- Prince Phillip
- Prince Charles
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1a, 2c, 3b, 4a, 5b, 6c, 7b, 8c, 9a, 10c, 11c, 12c